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Istanbul Energy Bites

Please do yourself a favor and make these today. I did. I was craving a sweet, energizing treat, but there was no way I was going to turn on the oven! I made some homemade peanut butter and thought this would be just the treat to make with my fresh peanut butter. No-Bake Energy Bites […]

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Homemade pesto

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I found this recipe while living in Budapest, and I’m happy to say it’s a winner! Afiyet Olsun! Easy, Homemade and Cheap Pesto Ingredients 1/2 cup almonds 5 cloves garlic 3 cups fresh basil leaves 1 cup olive oil 1 pinch ground nutmeg salt and pepper to taste Directions Preheat oven to 450 degrees F […]

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Eggs, a tasty treat indeed

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Did you know eggs are seasonal? It’s hard to believe that since we have access to them year round, but truth be told, they are. After all, with the spring sunshine and abundance of vitamin D available, hens are on a laying streak! I didn’t give it much thought until I cracked open my breakfast […]

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A Clean Home… At What Cost?

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Recently I went to a women’s group at a friend’s house. When I stepped into her house for the first time, I couldn’t believe my eyes. She has 4 children, so how on Earth was her house so clean? I could have eaten off her floor without a speck off dust finding its way onto […]

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Winter Vegetable Salad

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I suppose this post could have been more timely… Say, December? But, truth be told I just thought of it recently, and had to share! You see, it’s not just any salad. I shared it with 4 of my Turkish friends and they really liked it, so it also gets the Turkish stamp of approval […]

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